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ALMOST-BLACK BEAUTY! Amazing water canna featuring dramatic burgundy-black foliage! Use the enchanting dark foliage as an exotic tropical focal point!
CHERRY-RED BLOOMS! Clusters of stunning bright red blooms stand out from gorgeous plum-colored leaves! Beauty in contrast! Striking scarlet blooms appear until early autumn!
MOTHER NATURE KNOWS BEST! Water plants act as filters & work WONDERS for the clarity and quality of your water–naturally! They also provide excellent habitat for your prized fish and other wildlife!
BLACK THUMB FRIENDLY! Pond plants are forgiving & super simple to grow! All they need is plenty of moisture & some gravel or soil to hold roots in place! Easy as that!
100% QUALITY GUARANTEE! Our plants are grown & shipped by skilled, trusted aquatic plant experts. Your plant is guaranteed to arrive alive and healthy!
POND PLANT BIO:
Canna ‘Australia’ has the deepest burgundy foliage of all the water cannas! The lush, tropical foliage is an exquisite shade of deep plum! Topped by striking cherry-red blooms, the contrasting colors on this specimen are absolutely alluring! Water cannas are reliable bloomers and have a longer blooming season than many other pond plants! The tall and regal stature of cannas creates a fantastic vertical focal point in the pond or garden!
Common name: Canna ‘Australia’
‘Bloom color: Red
Bloom time: June-October
Plant height: 3-5 ft
Plant spread: 1-3 ft
Light requirements: Full sun to part shade
Water depth: Moist soil-2 in water depth
USDA hardiness zones: 8-11
NOTES FROM THE EXPERTS AT CHALILY: Our live plants are delivered as bare root plants. This means that the plant has mature, growing root structures ready to be planted. We recommend Chalily Lily and Lotus Fertilizer for all flowering aquatic plants.